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ABBOTT'S (Lieut. Geo.) Views of the Forts of Bhurtpoore and Weire, oblong folio, 13 fine lithographs by Harding, Gauci, &c. on India paper, sd. 10s ACKERMANN'S ILLUSTRATED TOPOGRAPHICAL WORKS, AN ORIGINAL AND SPLENDID Set, viz. : Microcosm of London, 3 vols.-History of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, 4 vols. -Abbey Church of St. Peter's, Westminster, 2 vols,-Public Schools of England, 1 vol.together 10 vols. imp. 4to. with upwards of 500 fine COLOURED PLATES, by Rowlandson, Pugin, Westall, etc. including the additional sets of PORTRAITS OF THE FOUNDERS; uniformly bound in blue morocco extra, gold borders, and gilt edges, £26. 5s 1811-16 Pablished at 70 guineas in boards. The binding cost upwards of 25 guineas.
Microcosm of London, 3 vols. imperial 4to. with 104 COLOURED PLATES, by Pugin and Rowlandson, of the Interiors and Exteriors of the Public Buildings, and of the Manners, Customs, &c. of London, (pub. at £13. 13s in bds.) richly bound in red morocco, with most elaborate toolings on the back and sides, broad leather joints, blue watered silk linings, and gilt edges, by Hering, £7. 17s 6d 1811
This splendid specimen of ornamental binding could not have cost less than £5. 58. per volume.
History of the University of Oxford, its Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings, 2 vols. imperial 4to. with 81 COLOURED PLATES, (pub. at £16. in bds.) russia extra, marbled 1814 edges, £4. 4s the same, Vol. I. imperial 4to. COLOURED 1814 PLATES, russia, £1. 1s History of the University of Cambridge, its Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings, 2 vols. imperial 4to. with 78 COLOURED PLATES, russia extra, gold borders, gilt edges, £4. 14s 6d
the same, 2 vols. imp. 4to. with 94 fine COLOURED PLATES, including the PORTRAITS OF 1815 THE FOUNDERS, hf. bd. morocco, £ 4. 4s
History of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, their Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings, together 4 vols. imp. 4to. with 208 COLOURED PLATES, including the extra sets of PORTRAITS OF THE FOUNDERS, (pub. at £37. 16s in bds.) uniformly bound in russia extra, broad gold borders, and gilt edges, £9. 9s 1814-15
the same, 4 vols. imp. 4to. COLOURED PLATES, with the PORTRAITS OF THE FOUNDERS, russia extra, gold borders, full gilt backs, marbled 1814-15 edges, fine set, £9. 9s
PORTRAITS OF THE FOUNDERS, illustrating the Histories of Oxford and Cambridge, imp. 4to. 49 beautifully COLOURED PLATES, russia extra, gold borders, gilt edges, £2. 12s 6d
1816 the same, imp. 4to. COLOURED PLATES, russia extra, gilt edges, £3.3s 1816
Picturesque Tour of the English Lakes of Cumberland, Westmoreland, and Lancashire, 4to. 48 finely coloured Views after Fielding, (pub. at £3. 12s) bds. 16s
the same, imp. 4to. LARGE PAPER, coloured 1821 plates, (pub. at £6. 6s) bds. £1. 4s
the same, imp. 4to. LARGE PAPER, coloured plates, calf, marbled edges, £1. 16s 1821
Plates to the Forget-Me-Not for 182930-31-32, 34, and 36, folio, proofs on India paper, 60 plates in portfolio, £1. 1s
ADAM'S (R.) Ruins of the Palace of the Emperor Diocletian at Spalatro in Dalmatia, imp. folio, with 61 fine plates, some very large, by Bartolozzi and others, hf. bd. morocco, uncut,£1. 16s 1764 the same, hf. bd. red morocco, full gilt back, and gilt edges, £2. 1764 ESOP.-Mythologia Esopica, in qua sopi et aliorum Fabulæ, Gr. et Lat. cura J. Niveleti ; 12mo. numerous plates, fine copy, vellum, gilt edges, 98 Francof. 1610 Fables d'Esope et autres, smail 4to. with 139 fine plates by Sadeler, original edition, vellum, Paris, 1659 ESOPI Fabulæ extravagantes et novæ; Fabulæ
Aviani et aliorum: Latine. fol. with numerous singular woodcuts, bds. 15s Augsb. Ant. Sorg, s. a. ESOP'S Fables (with his Life), in English, French, and Latin, by Barlow, folio, FIRST EDITION, fine impressions of the 143 plates by Hollar, remarkably fine copy, old red morocco, gilt edges, £4. 10s 1687
This work is much admired for the accurate delineation of the Animals, and for the freedom with which the subjects are etched; the poetry under the engravings to the Life of Esop, is by Mrs. Behu. ESOP'S Fables, with a Life of the Author, 2 vols. royal 8vo. with 112 engravings after Stothard, FINE IMPRESSIONS, russia, £1. 18s
the same, 2 vols. royal 8vo. a remarkably fine copy, red morocco, super extra, richly tooled on the sides, leather joints, embossed silk linings, gilt edges, £3. 3s 1793
ESOP'S Fables, with upwards of 350 fine wood-, cuts by BEWICK, 8vo. (pub. at 18s) bds. 12s Newcastle, 1818 the same, royal 8vo. LARGE PAPER, (pub. at £1.48) bds. 18s ib. 1818 the same, imp. 8vo. LARGEST PAPER, (pub. at £2. 2s) scarce, bds. £1. 11s 6d ib. 1818 "Have we forgotten, in our burried and imperfect enumeration of wise worthies,-have we forgotten
The genius that dwells on the banks of the Tyne.' the Matchless, Inimitable Bewick? No. His books lie on our parlour, bed-room, dining-room, drawing. room, study table, and are never ont of place or time, Happy old man! The delight of childhood, manhood, decaying age 1-A_moral in every tail-piece-a sermon in every vignette."-Professor Wilson in Blackwood's Mag. AGINCOURT (SEROUX D') HISTOIRE DE L'ART PAR LES MONUMENS, depuis sa Décadence au quatrième Siècle, jusqu'à son Renouvellement au seizième, 6 vols. royal folio, with 325 plates, hf. bd. morocco, uncut, £16. 16s Paris, 1823 the same, 6 vols. in 3, hf. bd. morocco extra, gilt edges, £18. 18s
Published at £45. This important publication connects the works of Winckelman and Cicognara, forming with them a most interesting Series. Quatremère de Quincy says of it, "Il n'est donc point de Bibliothèque qui ne doive le ranger au nombre des Collections Historiques les plus indispensables."
Storia dell' Arte, etc. trad. ed illustr. da Stef. Ticozzi, 6 vols. 8vo. sd. with a folio Atlas, containing 320 piates, £6. 16s 6d Prato, 1826 AGLIO'S (Aug.) Studies of various Trees and Forest Scenery, drawn from Nature by the Artist during his Travels in England and on the Continent, imp. folio, 13 fine large lithographs on INDIA PAPER, 13s 1831 AINSLIE (Sir Robert) and MAYER'S VIEWS in EGYPT, PALESTINE, CARAMANIA, TURKEY IN EUROPE AND IN ASIA, 4 vols. in 2, imp. folio, the complete set; containing 167 beautifully COLOURED PLATES, splendidly bound in red mor. broad gold borders, and gilt edges, £18. 18s
1803-10 Published at 60 guineas, and rarely found complete. Views in Egypt, Palestine and Caramania, 3 vols. in 1, imp. folio, 96 finely coloured plates, russia extra, with gold borders, joints and gilt edges, £5. 15s 6d 1803-5
the same, 3 vols. in 1, imp. folio, 96 coloured plates, red morocco, emblematically tooled on the sides, leather joints, gilt edges, by Stagge meier, £6. 6s 1803-5 the same, 3 vols. in 2, 96 coloured plates, hf. bd. calf, uncut, £4. 148 6d 1803-5 Views in Palestine and Caramania, 2 vols. in 1, imp. folio, 48 coloured plates, calf, neat, £2.2s
AITSINGERI (M.) Leo Belgicus, cum Continuatione ad annum 1585, 4to. with upwards of 140 spirited engravings by Hogenberg, of the Battles, Sieges, and most interesting events during the Wars in the Low Countries; old stamped binding, rare, £1. 108 1586 ALBANO (FRANCISCO) Picturæ in Æde Verospia, imp. folio, portrait, and 16 fine engravings after Albano, bds. £1. 1s Roma, 1704 ALBERI (Eugenio) Vita di Caterina de Medicis, royal 4to. large paper, with 19 fine portraits, including Catherine de Medicis, Francis I. and II. Bayard, Henry II. III. and IV. Mary Stuart, Condé, Guise, Coligny, Charles IX, etc. bds. £1.16s Firenze, 1838 ALGAROTTI, Essai sur la Peinture, et sur l'Académie de France établie à Rome, 12mo. calf extra, 5s Paris, 1769 ALHAMBRA-Souvenirs de Grenade et de l'Alhambra par Girault de Prangey, 2 parts, imp. folio, 13 fine lithographic engravings, with aescriptive letter-press, surrounded by Arabesque borders, sd. 13s Paris, 1837
the same, complete, imp. folio, 30 fine lithographic engravings; hf. bd. blue morocco, £2.28
ALKEN'S National Sports of Great Britain, royal folio, containing 50 COLOURED PLATES, with descriptive letter-press in English and French, morocco, gilt edges, £2. 12s 6d
the same work, on a reduced scale, imp. 8vo. 50 coloured plates, with descriptions, hf. bd. uncut, 188
ALLASON'S Antiquities of
Pola, in Istria, imp. folio, with 16 beautiful engravings, after Turner and others, by W. B. and G. Cooke, H. Moses, 1819 and Cosmo Armstrong, bds. £1. 18
the same, imp. folio, proof impressions on 1819 INDIA PAPER, hf. bd. morocco. £1. 8s the same, INDIA PROOFS AND ETCHINGS, Watson Taylor's subscription copy, hf. bd. uncut, rare, £2. 10s 1819
Published at £10. 108. Only 16 copies printed. These Antiquities have been long and justly admired for their singular taste and beauty. Among them are the celebrated Amphitheatre, the Temple of Augustus, the Triumphal Arch, &c. &c.
Nécessaire aux Artistes.
ALLEGORIE, De l', ou Traités sur cette Matière par Winckelmann, Addison, Sulzer, &c. 2 vols. 8vo. sd. 10s 6d Paris, 1799 ALLIER, L'Ancien Bourbonnais, (Histoire, Monumens, Mœurs, Statistique,) 2 vols. folio, with an Atlas in imperial folio, containing 134 fine lithographic engravings of Churches, Palaces, Antiquities, &c. together 3 vols. (pub. at £16. 16s) hf. bd. morocco, uncut, £9. 9s Moulins, 1832-8 "Bel Ouvrage.”—Brunet. ALTARS, TABERNACLES, and SEPULCHRAI MONUMENTS of the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries, existing at Rome, published under the patronage of the celebrated Academy of Saint Luke, by M. Tosi and Becchio, edited by M. Mastraca, imp. folio, containing upwards of 50 large and highly finished outline engravings, with descriptions in English, Italian, and French, (pub. at £6.6s) neatly hf. bd. morocco, £2. 12s 6d
AMERICA.-Wall's Hudson River Portfolio, imp. | ANTICHITA DI ERCOLANO, cioè, Pitture, 5
oblong folio, consisting of 21 large and finely coloured views on the River Hudson, with letterpress descriptions, hf. bd. £2. 10s New York, N. D. AMERICA-See Catherwood, Milbert, &c. AMSINCK'S (Paul) Tunbridge Wells and its Neighbourhood, imp. 4to. LARGE PAPER, 43 etchings by Byrne, calf gilt, 18s AMSTERDAM, Description of the Stadt-house of, its Architecture and Ornaments, (Letter-press in Dutch), royal folio, containing 140 engravings of details of the Building, the Paintings, Statues, Bas Reliefs, Ornaments, &c. new, calf gilt, £2.28 Amst. 1655 AMSTERDAM-Schenck's (P.) 100 Views of the Public Buildings, Churches, Temples, Exchanges, Bridges, Markets, Docks, Dykes, etc. oblong 4to. sd. 128
See also Holland. ANABAPTISTS-Apocalypsis insignium aliquot Hæresiarcharum, qua Visiones et Insomnia ipsis per Somnia patefactæ, Blasphemias puta inauditas, ac Deliramenta enthysiastica revelantur, 12mo. containing 17 portraits, among whom are Knipperdolling, Servetus, Mahomet, &c. red morocco, gilt edges, from the library of the late Bp. of Durham, rare, £1. 1s L. Bat. 1608 ANABAPTISTS in Holland, History of the, (in
Dutch), 12mo. with 13 portraits, including Knipperdolling, John of Leyden, etc. neat, 5s Middelb. 1603 ANDERSONI SELECTUS DIPLOMATUM ET NUMISMATUM SCOTIE THESAURUS, cura Ruddimanni, royal folio, containing 180 plates of Coins, Ancient Seals, Charters, &c. fine old impressions, russia, gilt edges, £8. 8s Edinb. 1739
140 plates of Charters, Seals, &c. (engraver's set, as far as printed at the time) in a portfolio, £2.2s| ANDROUET du Cerceau, Les Edifices Antiques Romains, folio, 48 plates, old calf, rare, 18s Paris, 1584 ANGELO (Michael) Frescoes of the Vatican, containing figures of the Prophets, atlas folio, 11 very large folding plates by A. Fabri and Cunego, BRILLIANT IMPRESSIONS, hf. bd. russia gilt, £6.6s Roma, 1802 ANGELO'S (M.) Frescoes, being Fac-similes of Original Drawings from the Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel at Rome, royal folio, 6 parts complete, comprising 42 tinted plates, India proofs, in a portfolio, (pub. at £9.) £3. 3s
the same, 3 parts, comprising only 21 plates, £1. Is
These drawings once formed part of the collection of Sir Peter Lely, afterwards of Sir Joshua Reynolds, and then of Samuel Rogers, Esq. by whose permission they were engraved.
ANGUS.-See Views of Gentlemen's Seats.
Beaux Arts, Recueil de Gravures au trait,
another copy, 38 vols. in 18, complete
Published at upwards of £40.
vols.-Bronzi, 2 vols.-Lucerne, Candelabri, Catalogo, 2 vols.-together 9 vols. royal folio, complete, with several hundred engravings; in the original Neapolitan calf, £12. 12s Napoli, 1757-92 Ouvrage très curieux et magnifiquement executé ; vendu 820 francs, Trudaine, 760 fr. Clos."-Brunet. the same, 9 vols. royal fol. Neapolitan binding, neatly rebacked and gilt,£11. 11s ib. 1757-92 the same, vols. royal folio, hf. bd. russia, full gilt backs, £11. 11s
The following volumes may be had separately :-
ANTICHITA DI ERCOLANO. Bayardi Prodromo delle Antichità d' Ercolano, 5 vols. 4to. plates, richly bound in old red morocco, the back and sides covered with gilding, royal arms on the sides, apparently a presentation copy from the King of Naples, gilt edges, £2. 12s 6d Napoli, 1752 ANTIQUARIAN and Topographical Cabinet, a series of elegant Views in Great Britain, 10 vols. 8vo. LARGE PAPER, containing 500 plates, calf gilt, £2. 18s 1807-11 the same, 10 vols. royal 8vo. LARGEST PAPER, PROOF IMPRESSIONS, elegantly bound in yellow morocco, gilt edges, £4. 14s 6d 1807-11
the same, 10 vols. 500 plates-Ancient Reliques, or Monastic and Castellated Remains, 2 vols. 100 plates-together 12 vols. small 8vo. blue morocco, gilt edges, £3. 13s 6d 1807-12 ANTIQUARIAN and Topographical Cabinet, new
edition, containing 600 plates, 6 vols. royal 8vo. (pub. at £7. 16s) bds. £2. 2s 1817 ANTIQUARIAN ITINERARY, comprising Specimens of Architecture, Monastic, Castellated, and Domestic, with other Vestiges of Antiquity in Great Britain, accompanied with Descriptions, 7 vols. 8vo. LARGE PAPER, CONtaining 336 plates, PROOF IMPRESSIONS, calf extra, marbled edges, £2. 2s ANTIQUARIAN ITINERARY, 7 vols. Ancient Reliques, 2 vols. and Antiquarian and Topographical Cabinet, 10 vols.-Excursions in Essex, Kent, Norfolk, Suffolk, Surrey, Sussex, and Ireland, 12 vols. Together 31 vols. 12mo. containing upwards of 900 elegant views of the most interesting objects of Architectural Antiquity in Great Britain, fine impressions, hf. bd. russia, uniform, £6. 16s 6d ANTIQUARIAN ITINERARY, Ancient Reliques, and Antiquarian Topographical Cabinettogether 16 vols. in 8. 8vo. LARGE PAPER, proof impressions, calf extra, stamped sides, gilt edges, £4. 4s 1807-16 ANTIQUARIAN REPERTORY; a miscellaneous assemblage of Topography, History, Biography, Customs, and Manners, intended to illustrate and preserve several valuable remains of Old Times; by Grose, Astle, and other eminent Antiquaries; 4 vols. 4to. numerous curious plates, green morocco, gilt edges, by Kalthoeber, arms on sides, fine set, £3. 16s 1780-84
the same, second edition, greatly enlarged, (with a Preface by Ed. Lodge) 4 vols. royal 4to. with 238 plates, (pub. at £12. 12s) hf. bd. russia, uncut, an original set, £3. 13s 6d 1807-9